how to adult

i recently reread sandra cisneros’ short story “eleven”. “what they don’t understand about birthdays and what they never tell you is that when you’re eleven, you’re also ten, and nine, and eight, and seven, and…

tenets

The fall semester has just started, and the 2025s have poured onto campus, eager to experience MIT and everything it has to offer. Many of them are still bubbling with questions about their dorms, all…

pathways

“it’s been a year since I last saw that person.” “it’s been a year since I was last in that room.”  “it’s been a year since…” in the past few weeks, my friends and I…

*full disclosure: this post was mainly written for the title* We are so freaking capable of adapting to drastic life changes. It might not feel like it all the time, but we are resistant beings…